ACA

ACA Exemption - Short Coverage Gaps

ACA Exemption - Short Coverage Gaps

Overview: A coverage exemption (code “B”) can be claimed for the taxpayer or another member of the tax household for each month of a gap in coverage of less than 3 consecutive months.


Marketplace to Medicaid Backlog - Hardship Exemption Available

A case study from Get Covered Illinois describes that if someone’s health insurance application was delayed due to a backlog of files, they’re eligible for a hardship exemption from the shared responsibility payment.